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Pendant, D50.374

Physical Description

Nephrite/pounamu, translucent with white oxidation over most of surface. Bird form. At distal end, right side curves to meet left (forming tail). Sides straight. Perforated - drilled from both surfaces at proximal end with indentations on right side adjacent to perforation

Research Notes

High transparency —Russell Beck
Natural. Surface Oxidised after Manufacture
Finished

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 84 x 13mm

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